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Recent Articles
  • New Fall Menu at Sammy’s Restaurant and Bar

    Paul is in the kitchen with chef Alex Arriaga from Sammy’s Restaurant and Bar getting a look at their new fall menu.

  • Sheriff: Camp Fire’s Death Toll Rises to 48

    PARADISE (AP) — Ernest Foss was a musician who gave lessons out of his home when he lived in San Francisco, where an amplifier that ran the length of a wall served as the family’s living room couch. Carl Wiley refurbished tires for Michelin. Jesus Fernandez, known as “Zeus,” was described as a loving father and loyal friend. They were among the first victims identified in the aftermath of the deadliest, most destructive wildfire in California history, an inferno blamed […]

  • Sheriff’s Office Publishes List of People Missing after Camp Fire

    BUTTE COUNTY — The Butte County Sheriff’s Office released a list of people unaccounted for after the deadly and destructive Camp Fire swept through the Paradise area. As of Tuesday evening, officials say at least 48 people were killed in the fire. Those on the list are asked to contact the sheriff’s office’s Missing Person Call Center at 530-538-6570, 530-538-7544 or 530-538-7671 and let them know that you are safe.

  • Best Ways to Help Butte County Camp Fire Victims

    As the Camp Fire continues to burn through Butte County, thousands of residents have flocked to evacuation centers across our area and they need help. But one important thing to keep in mind is not all donations are useful. Do Your Research If you’re wanting to drop off food or clothing to a shelter make sure those supplies are accepted – and more importantly needed – at the shelter you plan on visiting. If volunteers on the ground end up […]

  • Butte County Deputies Patrolling Evacuated Areas Arrest 6

    BUTTE COUNTY — As firefighters battled the Camp Fire and residents found shelter, Butte County sheriff’s deputies patrolling evacuated areas arrested six people. On Monday, deputies arrested two men around 1 p.m. The Butte County Sheriff’s Office reports a PG&E employee spotted Jason Burns, 41, and Michael Salisbury, 48, near Centerville Road in Butte Creek Canyon. The two men ran into a Quail Run Drive home and hid in a bedroom, where deputies found them. According to the sheriff’s office, Burns’ […]

  • Lodi Police Make 2 Arrests in Homicide Case

    LODI — Two people, including a 17-year-old, were arrested in connection to a deadly shooting in Lodi. Rodrigo Ignacio’s sister spoke to FOX40 back in May after her 23-year-old brother was shot and killed in front of her home on North Sacramento Street. She described watching three men in all black clothing shoot toward her house. “I just think he was at the wrong place at the wrong time,” said Isabel Ignacio. “Three guys came up and asked him if he […]

  • Hit-and-Run Suspect Arrested after Killing 14-Year-Old Boy

    ARDEN-ARCADE — A man was arrested after he struck a 14-year-old boy with his car in the Arden-Arcade area back in September. Mira Loma High School student DeSean Rowe-Manns was riding his bicycle along Watt Avenue when a green 2000 Toyota Sienna hit him then drove away. He was found in a nearby front yard and later died at a local hospital. When investigators found the Toyota involved they were able to link it to 50-year-old Edward John Flores, from North […]

  • FOX40, Salvation Army Team Up for Camp Fire Victims

    FOX40 and the Salvation Army are teaming up to help those affected by the deadly and destructive Camp Fire in Butte County. Click here to donate. If you wish to donate material goods, the Salvation Army is only accepting brand new items on this list: · Underwear/socks · Blankets/pillows · Hygiene items · Cleaning supplies · Diaper/baby wipes · Non-perishable foods · Frozen turkeys · New toys for Christmas Gift cards and gas cards are also accepted at donation sites. […]

  • ‘Fred Flintstone’ Pulled Over in Florida

    PASCO COUNTY, Fla. — Deputies in Pasco County, Floria arrested a man dressed as Fred Flintstone earlier this month. According to a Facebook post from the sheriff’s office, deputies pulled over Don Swartz for speeding on Nov. 4 — days after Halloween — in the Wesley Chapel area outside Tampa. Deputies noted Swartz “had to be detained” after they say he became “unruly.” Swartz was released soon after. Photos posted to the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office show Swartz’s Smart car […]